Foundation Part 2

15 - 16 May 2021


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15 - 16 May 2021 

Foundation Part 2


Suitable for musicians new to conducting, this course will introduce basic techniques and develop their technique as a means of fulfilling musical interpretation.



Each day will include technique sessions where participants will be introduced to basic conducting techniques. We will then move on to workshops with instrumentalists, allowing participants to put into practice what they have learned.

May 15: Participants will work with a string quartet of professional players from the LCW Festival Orchestra

May 16: Participants will work with a string ensemble of professional players from the LCW Festival Orchestra


MENDELSSON String Symphony no. 3 in E minor

ELGAR String Serenade mvt 2

(All repertoire is accessible free of charge on

Workshop Location

Abacus Arts, 2a Browning Street, London, SE17 1LN

Workshop Fee

£350 (plus £25 application fee)

The workshop fee covers the following: 

  • all administration charges

  • tuition

  • certificate of participation


The fee does not cover travel to London, transport within London, accommodation or food and drink during the course. Participants must provide their own scores and batons. 

Each day starts at 10.00am and includes at least 5 hours of tuition, followed by a brief feedback session.

The tutors for this course will be Dr John Farrer and Professor Howard Williams.

Application Deadline

The application deadline for Foundation Part 2 is Monday 3rd May.

Please note that this course will be delivered in a Covid Secure environment.

Please also note, you do NOT need to have participated in Foundation Part 1 to participate in Foundation Part 2

London Conducting Workshop is organised and managed by Dimitri Chrysostomou

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